Glassmaking Classes at The Studio

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Casting Voids

Classes

Date: 
July 15 - 26, 2019
Season: 
Summer
Technique: 
Kiln Working and Cold Working
Level: 
Advanced-Beginner
Duration: 
Two-Week Session

This class will explore the unique properties of glass as a sculptural material through the processes of kiln casting, carving, and cold working. Students will develop skills in creating models for cast glass, advanced firing programs for forming glass, and there will be extensive approach of cold forming and finishing. In parallel, the class will explore skills in reflective critical thinking in relation to individual practice. Using the rich resources of The Corning Museum of Glass and Rakow Research Library, the class will analyze works and direct this to developing the student’s own voice.

Some experience with glass, ceramics, or sculpture is required. 

$1,650.00

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Instructor

Richard Whiteley

Richard Whiteley became an apprentice in stained glass at the age of 15, and went on to earn an undergraduate degree from The School of Art, ANU Canberra, and an MFA in sculpture from the...